The Alerus Financial Butterfly Garden
A visit to the butterfly gardens will be alluring to both adults and children alike. The incredible scents of the blooming fauna will bring you the realization of why butterflies are attracted to this area over and over again. Not only is it a beautiful place to enjoy the many colors that burst into bloom, but it is also an area of numerous different species of butterflies. Enjoy the blooms of the warm Goldenrod, the lofty Joe Pye Weed, and the numerous selections of Aesculapius that the butterflies adore. If you spend a little time in this garden, you may encounter the colorful Monarch, the complimentary Viceroy, or the stunning Mourning Cloak, among many others flitting through the beds. Children will be enthralled by the life cycle these amazing insects go through and can witness the various stages with repeat visits throughout the season. Take a tour through the land of the lepidoptera and see how many new creatures you encounter.